On November 20, the Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously passed a bill introduced by Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) to make the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) work better for the public. More than 70 organizations have endorsed the Judiciary Committee-passed bill, and it has picked up several co-sponsors from both sides of the aisle. Time is short, though! While the House already passed a similar bill, there are several steps the bill must go through before it can be written into law. "Read more" to find out more about the bill, and how you can help.